People have always been very fascinated with movement and for the designers of this particular hypnotizing light; the inspiration was the blooming of the flowers. These lights have been made out of silk because of its amazing properties of flexibility and light weight, which is very essential to allow such a great degree of movement. Shy lights will definitely prove to be a path breaking creation in the world of lighting fixtures. The movement is controlled by a complex mechanism. To know more about it, click on the link given here and see the light bloom.
More info: studiodrift.com | rijksmuseum.nl (h/t: colossal, boredpanda)